tries to add up the scores, while Martin Harrington waits to
put the next question to ...
|Put to the test by
question compiler Martin Harrington, and fuelled by cheese and wine,
fourteen teams battled it out to a tense finish. Last yearís top three
teams again made it into the first three places, though in a different
A tiebreaker was needed to decide second and third
places, with last yearís winners, Helen Allenís Simple Minds, being
edged into third place by Chris Healey, representing Saints &
Sinners. First prize went the Toppers, last yearís runners-up, led by
We are again grateful to Martin Harrington for devising the
questions and acting as quizmaster, and were pleased to see his efforts
being suitably rewarded by a liquid dividend on his investment in raffle
Field puts tiebreaker question to Chris Healey (Saints &
Sinners) and Helen Allen (Simple Minds).
full results table.
captain Ian Ward receiving 1st prize from Friendly Society
President Francis Stott.
Christmas Raffle draw for the Sony DVD player and more than 70 seasonal
gifts took place during the interval, with the star prize going to Pippa
The Friendly Society would like to thank everyone who donated
such a wonderful array of prizes, and to all those who supported the
raffle by buying tickets. Thanks also to Barry Lane for organising the
raffle so efficiently.
Barry Lane arranging the raffle prizes.